Teaching Phonics

ai Words – Phonics Poster


ai Words – A Wall Poster – FREE download – Ideal for individual literacy plans or the back of the bathroom door.


ai Words 

a Vowel Digraph Poster 

ai words

Phonics Poster – ai words

Perfect for Your Word Wall

Words with ai List


How to Download Your ai words Phonics Poster:
  1. Add the ai words poster to your Cart using the ‘Add to Cart’ Button. NB You can only get the resources 2 at a time. #longstory
  2. Press the very small ‘View Cart’ Button at the very top right of this page.
  3. Press the ‘Proceed to Checkout’ Button
  4. Add your email address to prove you are human 
  5. Press ‘Place Order’ and then scroll down to ‘Order Details’ and click on your resource there. It will open ready to save, print, cut out and laminate.

One Way to Use this Poster:

  1. Students sit in pairs.
  2. Teacher introduces the ai words poster on the website and models the onset and rime.
  3. Teacher models giving clues for the students to guess e.g. ‘I have four fingers and a _______ ‘, ‘I would love to play _______s ‘. 
  4. Students guess the word and spell it to their partner. 
Another Possible to Use this Poster:
  1. Complete a running record or a student.
  2. If the ai words sound appears to be a sound the student needs knowledge on, go to and find & print the ai words words poster.
  3. Explore the poster together.
  4. Practice the onset & rime.
  5. Place the poster in a loose leaf folder to create a book or personal sounds the student needs to work on. 

Yet Another Way You Might Like to Use this Poster

  • Recorded reading – students record themselves reading the word lists (phone, tablet, PC) and listen to themselves reading the words back. Ask them to identify words they need to practice and what they perceive to be the problem. How will we fix that problem?

Where to Next?

How about a Some Vowel Digraph Poster or a CVC Phonics Game